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Alpharetta police bring in therapy dog trained to calm victims in trauma
A new police canine at the Alpharetta Department of Public Safety will not be chasing suspects or sniffing out drugs...

U.S. Rep. McBath announces $1 M transportation grant for Gwinnett County
U.S. Rep. Lucy McBath recently announced that Gwinnett County Department of Transportation will receive a $1 million...

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Teenager makes amazing recovery after baseball accident
When tragedy struck on April 13, 2022, Caiden Wilson doubted he would live, let alone play baseball ever again. Now...

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Woodstock welcomes ‘The Voice’ winner to hometown concert
Woodstock’s Bryce Leatherwood, December’s winner of NBC’s “The Voice,” will perform free at the Northside...

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Chattahoochee Nature Center budding with native plants for sale
According to the Chattahoochee Nature Center, “native plants are more than just beautiful flowers, shrubs, trees, and...

Opinion: Vouchers by any other name are still failed policy
When voucher bills were first introduced in the Legislature 25 years ago, advocates contended vouchers would improve...

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April 3 deadline nears for Cherokee exemptions
The deadline for Cherokee County homeowners to file real property exemptions for this tax year is April 3.

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Opinion: As public school students, we oppose private school vouchers
Zoe Jama Hutton is a student at Savannah Arts Academy and an organizer with Deep Center and Georgia Youth Justice...


Fourth employee arrested, two more victims found at children’s shelter
Police arrested a fourth employee and say they’ve found another two victims of sexual abuse at the Rainbow House, a...

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Clayton officials missed red flags in approving $800M ‘Roman’ project
As a novice developer and Clayton County’s development authority were nearing a deal in the fall of 2021 to provide...

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Report: Antisemitic incidents up 63% in Georgia
Anti-Jewish hatred spiked last year in Georgia and the United States to the highest level recorded, according to a new...


As crime rose, Atlanta failed to spend millions earmarked for violence prevention
Shortly after 10 a.m. on a sunny Monday last March the sound of gunshots sliced through Atlanta’s Oakland City West End...
AJC Breakdown Podcast

AJC journalist Bill Rankin exposes injustices in Georgia's criminal justice system in this award-winning true crime podcast. Season 9, 'The Trump Grand Jury,' with cohost Tamar Hallerman, explores the Fulton probe into the former president's actions.

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Ravens’ Lamar Jackson says he requested a trade
PHOENIX – A couple of minutes before Ravens coach John Harbaugh was to speak to the media at the NFL owners meetings...


Braves entered spring with tons of outfield options, and all seem promising
NORTH PORT, Fla. — Having too many players can be a good problem for an organization.

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Golf blog: Rivers Academy rolls in Larry Nelson Invitational
Led by medalist Chapman Barnett, Rivers Academy won sixth annual Larry Nelson Invitational at Pinetree Country Club...

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NFL owners meeting to look at several changes
PHOENIX — Several business and on-field initiatives will highlight the NFL annual league meeting scheduled Monday...

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Braves starter Kyle Wright will begin season on IL as he finishes building up
NORTH PORT, Fla. — The Braves have decided to give Kyle Wright more time to ramp up for the regular season.

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Q&A: Braves third baseman Austin Riley
NORTH PORT, Fla. — Austin Riley is a franchise cornerstone for the Braves. That’s the implication when an organization...

Braves prospects Jared Shuster, Dylan Dodd make starting rotation to open season
NORTH PORT, Fla. — On Sunday morning, Braves manager Brian Snitker called Jared Shuster and Dylan Dodd – both at the...

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AJC Braves Report podcast: The Braves’ opening-day roster is pretty much set
The Braves have not one, but two starting pitchers making their MLB debuts during the first five games of the season.